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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie

Orelle - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Savoie

Orelle, traditional village in the Maurienne is connected to the ski area 3 Vallées: 600 km of tracks, the largest ski area in the world.

Orelle is a wellness destination, with its wellness space of 200 m² with swimming pool, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi and massage center.

A very easy access, Orelle is located 6 km from the motorway and train station.

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude45.2100320 (N 45° 12’ 36”)
Longitude6.5340710 (E 6° 32’ 3”)
AltitudeFrom 819m to 3400m
Surface area69.25 km²
Population364 inhabitants
Density5 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChambéry (58 mi, 1h02)
Insee code73194
IntercommunalityCC Maurienne Galibier

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne4 mi (9 min)
Saint-Martin-d'Arc4.1 mi (10 min)
Freney5.1 mi (10 min)
Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte5.8 mi (16 min)
Saint-André5.8 mi (12 min)
Fourneaux6.2 mi (12 min)
Modane7.6 mi (16 min)
Saint-Julien-Mont-Denis8.7 mi (18 min)
Villarodin-Bourget9.3 mi (21 min)
Montricher-Albanne9.7 mi (20 min)
Avrieux10.4 mi (22 min)
La Norma10.6 mi (23 min)
Valmeinier10.8 mi (27 min)
Villargondran11.6 mi (23 min)
Aussois12 mi (26 min)

Things to see and do

Baroque church of Saint Maurice, the chief town of Orelle.

Traditional hamlets, wash houses, bread ovens, village squares.

Activities winter activities skiing, ice climbing, Nordic walking, hiking, snowshoeing, exploring the craft tracker.

Activities winter / summer excursions in Italy, farm tours, Spa.

Summer activities: visits to heritage, zip ...

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites


Hamlet Bonvillard
Hamlet Bonvillard
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Spa Orelle
Spa Orelle
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Monday 19 june
Min. 13°C - Max. 24°C
Tuesday 20 june
Min. 12°C - Max. 21°C
Wednesday 21 june
Min. 13°C - Max. 22°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Via ferrata, hiking framed, canyoning, rafting, glacier walking ...

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided mountain hike
Nature and the great outdoors17 € Albiez-Montrond (9.4 mi)
Hike in the Arvan Valley
Nature and the great outdoors18 € Saint-Jean-d'Arves (13.3 mi)
Rafting down the Isère river
Sports sensations64 € Aime-la-Plagne (23 mi)
Riverboarding through the gorges of the Isère river
Sports sensations63 € Aime-la-Plagne (23 mi)
Tandem paragliding flight over the Pays des Ecrins
Sports sensations80 € to 90 € Vallouise-Pelvoux (24 mi)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Valloirette Fitness Trail
HikeEasy2h00Valloire (6 mi)
Poingt Ravier Eco-Forest Trail
HikeEasy2h30Valloire (6.1 mi)
Tougnète descent - Mountain bike ride
Mountain bike itineraryIntermediate2h25Les Belleville (7.8 mi)
Circuit of the Repose
HikeEasy3h05Villarodin-Bourget (8.2 mi)
Trekking from Aussois Dams to Parrachée Dent Hut
HikeEasy2h30Aussois (9.7 mi)


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